You’re Beautiful

Hymnology: You're Beautiful

The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork. Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge.
~Psalm 19:1-2

Hymn Story

Singer/Songwriter Phil Wickham has made a name for himself by composing modern hymns which combine beautiful melodies with rich lyrical content. “You’re Beautiful,” from the 2007 album Cannons, is no exception. Written while he was leading worship at a youth camp, Wickham combined a very hymn-like melody with lyrics expressing the theme of that night’s Bible study, which was the glory of God as revealed in creation. Continue reading